Rhode Island contains one school that offers surgical technologist programs. New England Institute of Technology has a total student population of 3,341 and is the 4132nd highest ranked school in America.
Surgical Technologist students from Rhode Island schools who go on to become surgical technologists, surgeons, surgical technicians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 91,250 people working as surgical technologists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $40,710. Also, Surgeons make on average $219,770 per year and there are about 44,560 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Rhode Island alone, there are employed surgeons earning an average yearly salary of $233,470. Surgical technologists in this state earn $44,930/yr and there are 270 employed.
Also, within the surgical technologist schools in Rhode Island, the average student population is 3,268 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from surgical technologist, there are 763 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,540 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,892, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
Rhode Island Interesting Facts